Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 474 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)



1 copy of al-tuḥfah by Sibṭ al-Māridīnī, Badr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1423-1506

Commentary on al-Urjūzah al-Yāsamīnīyah of Ibn al-Yāsamīn, ʻAbd Allāh ibn Ḥajjāj, d. 1204

Language(s): Arabic


Printed catalogue no. 939
GAL I 471, no.1, Cmt. 4b; I 858

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 16 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 18.3 × 13.7 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Written in Naskhī by Abū al-Laṭūr (?) Ibrāhīm ibn Ṣārimaddīn ibn Bilbai ak-Ṣaydāwī (GAL Suppl. II 495) for his son.


Words commented upon and headings in red.


Origin: Dated ed of Rabīʿ al-Thānī 952 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on H. L. Gottschalk et al.: Islamic Arabic Manuscripts. Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts. Vol. IV. Revised edition edited by Derek Hopwood. Birmingham: Selly Oak Colleges, 1985, with additional enhancements.


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